PESHAWAR, 11 October: Azher Ali,the Pakistan batsman, has been ruled out of the first Test against England which is scheduled to start on Tuesday in Abu Dhabi.
Azhar suffered a toe injury during the series against Zimbabwe earlier this month. “His wound is almost dried up but he is not comfortable wearing his shoe and didn’t take part in training activities since we are here, Intikhab Alam manager of Pakistani cricket team told reporters.
He hoped that Azher Ali will recover soon and be available to play the second test match against England. Pakistan will play three Test, four ODI and three T-20 matches during this tour.